University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E2148
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Egypt
Balansura
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 100-200 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 200
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Plaster
Glass
Pigment
Technique:Painted
Inlaid
Iconography:Female Head
Height: 29.2cm
Width: 19.1cm
Depth: 27.9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Theodor Graf, 1897
Other NumberES 2148 - Other Number

Description

Portrait bust / Head of a young woman; Painted plaster with inlaid glass eye. Roman period funerary mask.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition
In the Artifact Lab: Conserving Egyptian Mummies (30 Sep 2012 - 03 Apr 2017)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 272-73View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference

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